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    Created in October 2004, QIBC is dedicated to promote the business interests of its members as well as facilitate trade and industry between the Quebec and South Asian business community.

    Mission

    QIBC will serve and promote the varied interests of the South Asian business community and its professionals in Quebec.

    QIBC is dedicated to disseminate information and encourage business opportunities among members, enterprises and government.

    QIBC aims to become a vital business link between Quebec and Indian industries.

    QIBC strives to become a recognized leader in promoting both business interests and the social economic development of Quebec and India.

    Objectives

    1. Promote the business development of Quebec companies in India and Indian companies within Quebec.
    2. Advise the Canadian and Quebec Government in the establishment of trade policy with India
    3. Assist in Government and commercial led trade missions to India and Quebec
    4. Facilitate networking between Quebec and Indian companies.
    5. Act as advisory organization to Quebec companies on key trade requirements with India
    6. Act as advisory organization to Indian companies on key trade requirements with Quebec.

    Values

    QIBC shall adhere to the following values to achieve its mission:

    Dedication: support and help our members, putting them first

    Respect: shall act without any prejudice and shall always act as a fair player

    Integrity: shall always act in an ethical manner

    Loyalty: putting our members interest and cause first.



    Upcoming events...

    EEPC India
    "International Engineering
    Sourcing Show (IESS)"
    -- March 16th to 18th, 2017

    EEPC India (Engineering Export Promotion Council), 6th International Engineering Sourcing Show (IESS), Chennai, India - March 16th to 18th, 2017
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    Past events...

    Mission Infrastructure /
    Smart Cities Expo 2016 - India
    -- May 9th to 13th, 2016

    Export Québec, in collaboration with the Quebec Office in Mumbai, invites you to attend a trade mission to India in the infrastructure sector / smart cities at the occasion of the second edition of the exhibition Smart Cities Expo 2016 to be held in New Delhi from 11 to 13 May 2016. A stop in Mumbai is also planned as part of the mission.
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    DIWALI NETWORKING COCKTAIL
    -- Tuesday, November 24, 2015
    On the occasion of DIWALI – the Indian Festival of Lights, you are cordially invited for an evening of cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and business networking.
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    DOING BUSINESS IN INDIA - A BREAKFAST SEMINAR
    -- Tuesday, JUNE 16, 2015
    The Quebec India Business Council (QIBC) cordially invites you to attend the upcoming breakfast seminar.
    Key Note Address: His Excellency Mr. Vishnu Prakash, The High Commissioner of India to Canada.
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    THE DIWALI NETWORKING COCKTAIL
    -- Thursday November 6 2014
    The Quebec-India Business Council (QIBC), on the occasion of DIWALI - the Indian Festival of Lights, cordially invites you for an evening of cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and business networking.
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    Focus India
    -- Tuesday September 16th, 2014
    The Quebec-India Business Council (QIBC) cordially invites you to a breakfast seminar on Export and Business Development in India.
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    Diwali 2013 - Networking Cocktail
    -- Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
    The Quebec-India Business Council (QIBC), in collaboration with Desjardins Group, remind you that you are cordially invited to the annual Diwali Networking Cocktail.
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    QIBC LUNCHEON GALA
    -- Thursday, September 12 2013
    The Quebec-India Business Council, in collaboration with Desjardins, cordially invites you to attend a complimentary luncheon gala on September 12 2013. The newly appointed High Commissioner of India to Canada, His Excellency Mr. Nirmal Verma, will discuss the present political and economic climate for doing business in India.
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    QIBC SEMINAR AND NETWORKING EVENT
    -- November 21, 2012
    The Quebec-India Business Council and Desjardins invite you to a seminar and networking event. in recognition of the International Year of Cooperatives and Diwali, the indian festival of lights.
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    India Leather Show
    -- October 11-12, 2012
    The Indian Council for Leather Exports in association with High Commission of India in Ottawa and TFO Canada is organising an India LeatherShow in Montreal.
    More info and registration...

    QIBC LUNCHEON
    -- Tuesday, September 18, 2012
    The Quebec-India Business Council (QIBC) cordially invites you to a luncheon on September 18, 2012, to hear Dr. David M. Malone, a career diplomat and current President of Canada's International Development Research Centre, discuss India's global outlook, with implications for Canadian business.
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    THE DIWALI NETWORKING COCKTAIL
    -- Thursday, November 10, 2011
    Diwali... The Festival of Lights - a celebration of success and prosperity!
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    Luncheon Seminar
    -- Monday, October 24, 2011
    What's at Stake for Quebec in the Negotiations of the Canada-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA)
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    "Cocktail - hosted for delegation from India in Aeronautics"
    -- Wednesday, June 29th, 2011
    Cocktail - hosted by ICAO Montreal for delegation from India in Aeronautics.
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    "Networking Cocktail to celebrate DIWALI"
    -- Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010
    Networking Cocktail to celebrate DIWALI - the Festival of Lights.
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    "Luncheon in honor of Mr Praful Patel, Indian Minister of Civil Aviation"
    -- Wednesday, September 29th, 2010
    Luncheon by Indian Government in partnership with FICCI, India and Event Coordination by QIBC.
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    "Luncheon in honor of Mr Sushilkumar Shinde, Indian Minister of Power"
    -- Thursday, September 16th, 2010
    Luncheon by QIBC in partnership with Quebec Government - Ministry of Economic Development and Ministry of International Affairs and collaboration with Heenan Blaikie.
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    "Dinner in honor of Mr Sahai, Indian Minister of Agriculture"
    -- Thursday, September 02nd, 2010
    Dinner by Quebec Government - Ministry of Economic Development.
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    "Quebec Trade Mission to India Led by Mr Jean Charest, Premier of Quebec"
    -- January 31st - February 05th, 2010
    Organized by the Quebec Government in the Aeronautic, Infrastructure, IT and Education Sectors.
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    "Mining Luncheon Seminar"
    -- July 12, 2010:
    A QIBC Luncheon Seminar in partnership with the Quebec Government and in collaboration with Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP
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    "Nouvelles d'Inde"
    -- 2010
    A monthly newsletter that contains press information and references to the Indian market.
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    "Soirée DIWALI"
    -- Monday, November 2nd, 2009
    DIWALI Gala - the Festival of Lights Gala Dinner.
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    "The Telfer Focus India Program"
    -- November 2009
    A comprehensive program for business executives...
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    "Breakfast Seminar"
    -- September 21st, 2009
    A QIBC Breakfast Seminar in partnership with MEQ.
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    "Assessment of the IT Scene and Business Opportunities in India"
    -- June 08, 2009
    Seminar and Annual Luncheon Gala...
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    "Doing Business in India"
    -- March 6, 2009
    Networking Luncheon...
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    "Meet the Business Community"
    -- February 3, 2009
    Networking Cocktail ...
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    QIBC Student Grants:
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